Douglas Neuckranz

Faculty - OYO

Computer Information Systems

Office: BP 43A - Room: BP55

480-406-0362 (mobile)

Office Hours

MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM6:30 PM - 7:30 PM1:30 PM - 2:30 PM1:30 PM - 2:30 PM11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

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Students can meet me in-person or online during the hours listed. Please make an appointment.
Tuesday evening - I'm at the Mesa Downtown Center - Room 402.
You can call/text my mobile phone: 480-406-0362
 

Classes Taught

Spring 2023

CIS120DF Introduction to Adobe Photoshop 3 Credits
Focuses on entry-level skills and knowledge for digital imaging using Adobe Photoshop. Prepares students for the Adobe Certifications related to Photoshop. Prerequisites: None.
Due to COVID related campus lab closures, students will be provided an Adobe Creative Cloud account tied to their MEID username, for home use on PC or Mac computers (smartphone or tablet mobile devices are not supported) during the duration of this course. Students should review the minimum configuration requirements to run Adobe CC on their personal device at: https://helpx.adobe.com/creative-cloud/system-requirements.html. Your instructor will provide login directions on the first day of class.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
28365
Online Course
Online (On Your Time)
Lecture/Lab
01/17/2023 - 03/10/2023

Class Started

Notes: This is an Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 28365 Students may contact instructor at: douglas.neuckranz@mesacc.edu

CIS220DF Adobe Photoshop Level II: Advanced Digital Imaging 3 Credits
Goes beyond the basic use of palettes, selections, layers, menus, and tool options, and focuses on using Photoshop software's advanced features to manipulate and correct digital and digitally produced images.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in CIS120DF or permission of Instructor.
Due to COVID related campus lab closures, students will be provided an Adobe Creative Cloud account tied to their MEID username, for home use on PC or Mac computers (smartphone or tablet mobile devices are not supported) during the duration of this course. Students should review the minimum configuration requirements to run Adobe CC on their personal device at: https://helpx.adobe.com/creative-cloud/system-requirements.html. Your instructor will provide login directions on the first day of class.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
29866
Online Course
Online (On Your Time)
Lecture/Lab
Open Entry / Open Exit
01/14/2023 - 02/03/2023

Class Ended

Notes: This is an Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 29866 Students may contact instructor at: douglas.neuckranz@mesacc.edu

Class 29866 Students will have 14 weeks from their start date to complete the class. OEE students may work at the open labs at Southern & Dobson and Red Mountain. OEE students must have the appropriate software to complete assignments at home and in the labs. Go to www.mesacc.edu/elearning for additional information.

Spring Flex Start 2023

CIS120DB Introduction to Adobe Illustrator 3 Credits
Provides students with the knowledge and skills to use Adobe Illustrator graphics software on a computer. Basic foundation course in the use of electronic techniques to create, manipulate, and edit images, text, abstract art, graphics design, color graphics and business charts; determine file formats appropriate for web and print; utilize tools to optimize graphics and create a PDF file. Prerequisites: None.
Due to COVID related campus lab closures, students will be provided an Adobe Creative Cloud account tied to their MEID username, for home use on PC or Mac computers (smartphone or tablet mobile devices are not supported) during the duration of this course. Students should review the minimum configuration requirements to run Adobe CC on their personal device at: https://helpx.adobe.com/creative-cloud/system-requirements.html. Your instructor will provide login directions on the first day of class.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
28475
Online Course
Online (On Your Time)
Lecture/Lab
03/20/2023 - 05/12/2023

Open

2 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: This is an Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 28475 Students may contact instructor at: douglas.neuckranz@mesacc.edu

Class 28475 Requires an additional $50 video library fee in addition to the textbook.

CIS120DC Introduction to Adobe Animate 3 Credits
Focuses on entry-level skill expectations for digital animation using Adobe Animate. Covers basic animation techniques used in the creation, manipulation, and editing of animation graphics. Prepares students for the Adobe certifications related to Adobe Animate. Prerequisites: None.
Due to COVID related campus lab closures, students will be provided an Adobe Creative Cloud account tied to their MEID username, for home use on PC or Mac computers (smartphone or tablet mobile devices are not supported) during the duration of this course. Students should review the minimum configuration requirements to run Adobe CC on their personal device at: https://helpx.adobe.com/creative-cloud/system-requirements.html. Your instructor will provide login directions on the first day of class.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
28354
Online Course
Online (On Your Time)
Lecture/Lab
01/30/2023 - 05/12/2023

Closed

Notes: This is an Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 28354 Students may contact instructor at: douglas.neuckranz@mesacc.edu

CIS120DF Introduction to Adobe Photoshop 3 Credits
Focuses on entry-level skills and knowledge for digital imaging using Adobe Photoshop. Prepares students for the Adobe Certifications related to Photoshop. Prerequisites: None.
Due to COVID related campus lab closures, students will be provided an Adobe Creative Cloud account tied to their MEID username, for home use on PC or Mac computers (smartphone or tablet mobile devices are not supported) during the duration of this course. Students should review the minimum configuration requirements to run Adobe CC on their personal device at: https://helpx.adobe.com/creative-cloud/system-requirements.html. Your instructor will provide login directions on the first day of class.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
28384
Live Online
Live Online
Lecture/Lab
03/20/2023 - 05/12/2023
MoWe
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM

Open

10 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: Live Online classes have sessions that meet online on specific days and times. Attendance in these sessions will be at the discretion of the instructor, and additional work will be required on the student’s own time. Access to a computer or mobile device with Internet connection is required. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 28384 Students may contact instructor at: michelle.traveler@mesacc.edu

29961
Downtown Center
DTC/Centennial Way Room 402
Hybrid
Lecture/Lab
01/31/2023 - 05/12/2023
Tu
7:30 PM - 8:45 PM

Class Started

Notes: Live Online classes have sessions that meet online on specific days and times. Attendance in these sessions will be at the discretion of the instructor, and additional work will be required on the student’s own time. Access to a computer or mobile device with Internet connection is required. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 29961 Students may contact instructor at: doug.neuckranz@mesacc.edu. Students will have the option of attending Live Online sessions.

Class 29961 Highly recommend taking with CIS120DD 34609. The courses lead to the Adobe Foundations CCL.

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